The Hartford Whalers couldn't pull it off against the Montreal Canadiens, 6 to 5, on November 25, 1987.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

14-6-5

6

HFD

Whalers

6-10-4

5

Team

MTL

HFD

1

2

2

2

3

3

3

1

0

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

HFD

Whalers

Dave Tippett (SH) unassisted

0

1

Canadiens

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Claude Lemieux and Rick Green

1

1

Whalers

Stew Gavin (EV) assisted by Sylvain Turgeon and Ray Ferraro

1

2

Canadiens

Claude Lemieux (EV) assisted by Ryan Walter and Bobby Smith

2

2

2nd period

MTL

HFD

Whalers

John Anderson (EV) assisted by Kevin Dineen

2

3

Whalers

Ray Ferraro (PP) assisted by Dave Babych and Sylvain Turgeon

2

4

Whalers

Ron Francis (PP) assisted by John Anderson and Dave Babych

2

5

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (PP) assisted by Bobby Smith and Mats Naslund

3

5

Canadiens

Rick Green (EV) unassisted

4

5

Canadiens

Bob Gainey (EV) assisted by Chris Chelios and Guy Carbonneau

5

5

3rd period

MTL

HFD

Canadiens

Stephane Richer (EV) assisted by Chris Chelios

6

5